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Tattoo and metal music festival is this weekend at legendary Ohio prison — and you can still get tickets

There are still tickets available for this weekend's INKcarceration Music and Tattoo Festival taking place July 13-15, at Mansfield’s Ohio State Reformatory. 

In addition to featuring 30 bands on two stages during the weekend, there will be more than 25 booths on hand featuring the work of more than 70 local and regional tattoo artists. Live demonstrations and contests in 25 categories, including a best in show will take place over the course of the weekend 

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More than 15 different vendors will serve up a variety of food and beverages, and tours of the legendary Ohio State Reformatory will be offered daily. 

The Ohio State Reformatory, best known as the location for the “The Shawshank Redemption,” provides a one-of-a-kind backdrop to the festival offering even more entertainment inside its walls, given the prison’s prominent history and lore. 

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This year’s INKcarceration lineup includes some of the top bands in rock and metal, including Rise Against, A Day to Remember, Of Mice and Men, Lit, Life of Agony and Bad Omens on Friday; Bush, Our Lady Peace, Living Colour, Fuel, Alien Ant Farm, ’68, Through Fire, Akadia and All About A Bubble on Saturday; Black Label Society, Clutch, Hatebreed, Suicidal Tendencies, Sevendust, Corrosion of Conformity, Adelitas Way, JennCity SOiL and Fear the Fall on Sunday.

This year’s INKcarceration lineup includes some of the top bands in rock and metal, including Rise Against, A Day to Remember, Of Mice and Men, Lit, Life of Agony and Bad Omens on Friday; Bush, Our Lady Peace, Living Colour, Fuel, Alien Ant Farm, ’68, Through Fire, Akadia and All About A Bubble on Saturday; Black Label Society, Clutch, Hatebreed, Suicidal Tendencies, Sevendust, Corrosion of Conformity, Adelitas Way, JennCity SOiL and Fear the Fall on Sunday. 

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This year’s INKcarceration lineup includes some of the top bands in rock and metal, including Rise Against, A Day to Remember, Of Mice and Men, Lit, Life of Agony and Bad Omens on Friday; Bush, Our Lady Peace, Living Colour, Fuel, Alien Ant Farm, ’68, Through Fire, Akadia and All About A Bubble on Saturday; Black Label Society, Clutch, Hatebreed, Suicidal Tendencies, Sevendust, Corrosion of Conformity, Adelitas Way, JennCity SOiL and Fear the Fall on Sunday.

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Single day tickets are $65 with an $11.50 fee. Special VIP packages are also available. Tickets and additional information can be found at inkcarceration.com

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